Can I Book Virgin Atlantic Partner Awards Online?

Written by Ethan Steinberg @ The Points Guy

Reader Questions are answered twice a week by TPG Senior Points & Miles Contributor Ethan Steinberg. Here at TPG, we often sing the praises of Virgin Atlantic Flying Club as one of the most underrated and high-powered frequent flyer programs out there. However, just because it’s valuable doesn’t necessarily mean it’s easy to use. TPG reader …

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The 10 Upcoming Business Class Products We’re Most Excited For

Written by Max Prosperi @ The Points Guy

With airlines doing away with first class, it is more crucial than ever to offer competitive business-class products. Most airlines make the majority of their revenue on long-haul flights from premium seats. When an airline offers a subpar business class, even at a lower price, that airline will lose out on valuable premium revenue. So …

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Virgin Atlantic Announces First Airbus A350 Route

Written by Max Prosperi @ The Points Guy

The first route for Virgin Atlantic’s newest aircraft, the Airbus A350-1000, has been announced. Beginning in September, Virgin Atlantic will operate the Airbus A350 between its hub at London-Heathrow (LHR) and New York-JFK. Passengers looking to fly onboard Virgin Atlantic’s Airbus A350, which features the airline’s swanky new Upper Class Suites, can book flights operated …

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Last Chance to Fly Delta One for 39,000 Points

Written by Carissa Rawson @ The Points Guy

American Express is one of the more generous card providers when it comes to transfer bonuses with its partners. In May we wrote about one of its latest — a 30% bonus when transferring points to Virgin Atlantic, which opens the door to flying partners Delta and beyond for less than you think. Today (July …

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Virgin Atlantic Turns 35

Written by J. Scott Clark @ The Points Guy

35 years ago today, Sir Richard Branson marked the first flight of his new airline. Now 35 years later, while other airlines have come and gone, Virgin Atlantic is still flying high. Thirty five years ago today, @RichardBranson cracked a bottle of champagne in honour of our first flight on our first plane – Maiden …

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Best Use of Virgin Atlantic Miles [by Partner]

Written by Drew Macomber @ Travel is Free

Like Alaska miles, Virgin Atlantic Flying Club has a unique set of mileage redemptions that varies by partner, some of which are amazing deals. In truth, I made a note to look into their partners after OneMileAtAtime booked and posted about a first class flight on ANA for 120,000 miles… Which ended up being only […]

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Virgin Atlantic Places Order for 14 of Airbus’s New A330-900s

Written by Emily McNutt @ The Points Guy

Virgin Atlantic detailed its succession plan for its aging A330 fleet on Monday during the first day of the Paris Air Show. Using the event as a backdrop, Virgin Atlantic CEO Shai Weiss announced the carrier has placed a firm order for 14 Airbus A330-900neo aircraft with an options to take delivery of up to …

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New Airbnb Hosts Can Earn British Airways Avios, Virgin Atlantic Miles

Written by Benet Wilson @ The Points Guy

If you’ve been thinking about becoming an Airbnb host and you belong to either the British Airways Executive Club or Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club, you may want to press ahead with that plan. BA’s shopping portal is now offering new Airbnb hosts 8,000 Avios after earning their first $300. To qualify, hosts must be charging at …

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Airfare of the Day: Air France / KLM / Virgin Atlantic BUSINESS CLASS San Francisco (SFO), United States to London (LHR), United Kingdom from $2,250 Round Trip 

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Virgin Atlantic and their peak-of-season business class non-refundable round trip fares between San Francisco and London. This fare allows routing via Amsterdam or Paris on Air France and KLM codeshares. Remember that you can always email me or send me a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: […]

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New Travel Visa Requirements, How To Track Turbulence, Southwest Change, Want To Go To Cuba? – HA! & More

Written by SharonKurheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Wednesday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. The Short Final at Inside Flyer recently wrote …

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King in the North: A Review of Virgin Atlantic Upper Class on the 747 From Manchester to Atlanta

Written by Daniel Ross @ The Points Guy

Virgin Atlantic is the UK’s second-biggest long-haul carrier and is known for the fun and laid-back experience that it offers its customers. This trip was to be my first time flying with the airline, and I was very much looking forward to finding out what all the fuss was about — especially since I’d be …

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Marriott Bonvoy Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Plus Up To 1,000 Bonus Miles Per Stay In Europe June 1 – December 31, 2019 (Book By August 31)

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

Marriott Bonvoy Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Summer 2019Marriott Bonvoy has launched a new bonus miles offer for Virgin Atlantic Flying Club program member stays at participating hotels in Europe. Flying Club members earn 500 or 1,000 bonus miles per stay in addition to the base ones between June 1 – December 31, 2019 if booked June 1 – August 31. You can […]

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